One woman and 2 others were killed in an accident which occured in the Kandalama area between the 4th and 5th Kilometer posts along the Dambulla – Bakamoona Road.
The Police media spokespersons office stated that the accident had occurred when a motor cycle collided against a tipper lorry transporting sand.
The driver of the lorry has been arrested by the Police.
Meanwhile, one person was killed when a bus toppled in the Pelwehera area along the Dambulla – Trincomalee main road.
Another 35 persons were injured in the accident.
Meanwhile, the Nochchiyagama Police stated that 2 persons were killed when two vans collided along the Puttlam – Anuradhapura Road.